Harriet Cohen by Emil Otto Hoppé
Vintage bromide print, 24 July 1920
Pianist. Although particularly associated with Bach’s music, Cohen performed a wide repertoire of standard classics as well as new music. Constant Lambert, among others, wrote for her, and Sir Arnold Bax, a close friend, composed Concertino for Left Hand for her after she lost the use of her right hand in 1948.
National Portrait Gallery.

Harriet Cohen by Emil Otto Hoppé

Vintage bromide print, 24 July 1920

Pianist. Although particularly associated with Bach’s music, Cohen performed a wide repertoire of standard classics as well as new music. Constant Lambert, among others, wrote for her, and Sir Arnold Bax, a close friend, composed Concertino for Left Hand for her after she lost the use of her right hand in 1948.

National Portrait Gallery.